12/12/2012 - 4:07pm

A national group representing state boards of pharmacy has announced its support for efforts to strengthen regulations on compounding pharmacies.

12/12/2012 - 3:54pm

The Food and Drug Administration has accepted a regulatory approval application from Takeda and Lundbeck for an experimental drug to treat depression, the companies said Wednesday.

12/12/2012 - 3:47pm

More than 10% of Americans consider Web-enabled, mobile health apps a part of their health care and key to living long lives, according to a new survey by a division of electronics manufacturer Philips.

12/12/2012 - 3:09pm

GlaxoSmithKline is sponsoring a national campaign to investigate ways to build healthier communities in the United States and has made its latest stop, in St. Louis, the company said Wednesday.

12/12/2012 - 2:11pm

Markwins announced on Wednesday that it has acquired all of the outstanding securities of Physicians Formula for $75 million or $4.90 per share in cash.

12/12/2012 - 2:09pm

A subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson is seeking regulatory approval for a new Type 2 diabetes drug.

12/12/2012 - 1:48pm

Drug maker ViroPharma has launched an education campaign focused on a rare, debilitating and life-threatening genetic disorder.

12/12/2012 - 12:48pm

The mail-order pharmacy business of pharmacy benefit manager Prime Therapeutics has received accreditation from the Washington-based healthcare accrediting organization URAC, Prime said Wednesday.

12/12/2012 - 12:43pm

Men’s grooming tools are all the buzz this holiday as men’s grooming appliances purchased for the holidays gained 34%, now representing 12% of dollar sales for the year, according to the NPD Group.